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Over the preceding two weeks Madison “Madi” McDill was remembered and honored by Sebastopol Attendance Center and had a new Sebastopol street named in her honor as Madi McDill Drive was officially
The 9th Annual Christians in Camo will be held at the Forest Baptist Church Thursday starting at 5:45 p.m. and the public is invited.
Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child organizers in Scott County have been hard at work preparing for the annual National Collection Week scheduled for November 18 through 25.
The Scott Central Rebels welcomed the Bay Springs Bulldogs (9-2) to Scott County last Friday in the opening round of the MHSAA Class 2A playoffs.
The Forest Garden Club is celebrating the seasons with four library displays over the next year. The first display features fall items along with a regional gardening books.

Thelma Keyes

Congratulations Scott Central Rebels

Good Morning/Evening!

On Sunday morning, Pastor Henderson delivered a message from Acts 4:31; subject, When The Church Prays! “After this prayer, the meeting place shook, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit. Then they preached the word of God with boldness.”

Sebastopol News


Revival was a great success

Revival at Salem Cumberland Presbyterian Church was a great success — lots of good singing, piano playing, preaching. Attendance was wonderful; thanks to all who participated in any way. Lives were changed and glory given to God.

Pleasant Hill News


Men’s Day

Announcements: Pleasant Hill M.B. Church will have their Harvest Day Program on November 11, 2019, beginning at 11:00 a.m.

Annual State Training Conference for Mississippi Action For Progress, Inc. will be November 6-8, 2019 at the Jackson Hilton Hotel in Jackson, Ms.

Harperville News


Rebels advance to second round

After a nail-biting game from beginning to end, the Scott Central Rebels defeated Bay Springs in overtime by a score of 12-6.  The Rebels advance to the Round 2 playoffs and will travel to Columbia this Friday to play East Marion.

Midway News


Everyone is invited to Thanksgiving Dinner

Midway Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be hosted by Midway M. B. Church, Midway Freewill Baptist and members of the community will share Thanksgiving Dinner on November 17 at 12:15 p.m. Everyone including any member of the community whether you are black or white is invited to attend.

Douglas Richardson

Mr. Douglas Richardson, age 57, a resident of Forest passed away on Monday, November 4, 2019 at his residence.  There will be no services.  Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Forest.

Arrest Report November 13

The following individuals were taken in to custody and booked in to the docket at the Scott County Jail between October 30 - November 5. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Gamardre Reed, 22, 1310 Cook Rd, Carthage MS, General Violations.